You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
Real friends stab you in the front.
Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
Well, it's 1 a.m. Better go home and spend some quality time with the kids.
Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.